We understand that being involved in a commercial vehicle accident can be very intimidating, scary and unsettling. When you are involved in any kind of accident and in need of an attorney to help you get your life back on track, it is important you act quickly.
What is a commercial vehicle?
A commercial vehicle can be either a car, truck, van or a bus that is owned by any company.
Company-owned vehicles are often operated by the employees to complete shipments, carry any kind of work equipment, transport passengers and even transport employees.
In 2019, The Texas Department of Transportation reported a total of 543 fatal accidents and a total of 39,193 accidents involving Commercial Vehicles in the State of Texas.
In the same year, Bexar County alone had a total of 2,717 reported Commercial accidents.
If you have been hit by a commercial vehicle; contacting a skilled attorney that has extensive experience with commercial vehicle accidents promptly is extremely recommended as these cases are to be reported within two years of your accident.
Most commercial vehicle drivers are required to have a CDL License. Many times, we know that employers strain their employees when they are short-handed or are high in demand to get jobs or business completed.
Reynaldo Diaz knows his way around all different kinds of commercial accidents, as he has been in practice for more than 30 plus years helping his clients gain the compensation they deserve.
Types of damages we can pursue on your behalf include:
- Medical care (current and future)
- Rehabilitation and therapy
- Property damage including temporary transportation
- Lost pay for the time you missed at work
Companies have teams of lawyers that work around the clock to make sure their company pays as you little to nothing on your injuries and damages or loss wages.
We know that after a tragic event or accident, dealing with the aftermath is the last thing that families want to worry about. Don’t struggle with your legal matters alone. Contact us anytime to schedule a free consultation.